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King breezes to Kobuk 440 win

April 18th 12:26 pm

Fast trail, excellent weather leads musher to record-breaking victory

Kobuk 440 is much more than a dog race

April 18th 12:25 pm

According to some mushers and officials, this year's race was the best yet

Students find tradition along K440 trail

April 18th 12:23 pm

Youth from Kotzebue, Kiana and Noorvik join in caravan

Rio Tinto donates Pebble shares

April 11th 10:01 pm

International company to divest 19.1% stake in Northern Dynasty

in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

April 11th 10:00 pm

Education key to reducing accidental shooting deaths: April 15, 1999

Dillingham man's eyeball popped out after assault

April 11th 9:57 pm

On March 27, a man standing on the Dillingham bike path was punched in the face by a stranger on a bike, and was later hospitalized after his eyeball popped out of its socket.

In Brief

April 11th 9:57 pm

First Alaskan Institute recruiting new directors

Lake and Pen anniversary party kicks off Tuesday

April 11th 9:56 pm

Lake and Pen anniversary party kicks off Tuesday

'Two-lane bridge for one-lane road' approved for Summer Bay

April 11th 9:55 pm

A replacement creek crossing at the popular Summer Bay Recreational Area was described as a "two-lane bridge for a one-lane road," by David Gregory of the Unalaska City Council, at last week's meeting when the council approved $2 million for the [...]

Bristol Bay winter hunting wrapping up for the season

April 11th 9:54 pm

All hunters who drew registration permits for the caribou hunting in units 9 and 17 are reminded to turn those back in to Alaska Department of Fish and Game as soon as possible. The state caribou hunts in Bristol Bay closed on March 15, and the deadline to [...]

Wolverines place third at Bethel NYO opener

April 11th 9:53 pm

The Dillingham High School Wolverines kicked off the 2014 Native Youth Olympics season with an impressive outing this past weekend at the Bethel Regional High School NYO Invitational.

Fish and Game to cancel Round Island program

April 11th 9:52 pm

Walrus Island State Game Sanctuary will go unstaffed, unmonitored starting 2015

Fisheries veteran tapped to head seafood association

April 11th 9:51 pm

Aspelund to replace Waldrop as executive director of Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association

Skiers traverse from Aniak to Dillingham

April 11th 9:43 pm

Duo completes a two week, 250-mile backcountry ski trip in Southwest Alaska

Shell ignored trip's risks, Coast Guard says

April 11th 9:41 pm

Investigation into Kulluk grounding highlights potential law violations

Opinion: State of the state? Free falling out of control

April 11th 9:37 pm

Alaska is in a financial and leadership crisis.

Opinion: Alaska Dispatch's purchase of ADN bodes well for Alaska news world

April 11th 9:36 pm

This week, the Alaska Dispatch — a relative newcomer to the Alaska news scene and unique in that its entire presence is online — announced that it was buying the Anchorage Daily News, the state's largest newspaper with a history in the state [...]

Bill proposes penalties for certain 'clean' drug tests

April 11th 9:33 pm

Test indicating the absence of drugs in the body could cost disabled workers money

Judge axes Dillingham fish tax annexation

April 5th 11:38 pm

'We want our money back,' say local permit holders, in response to overturning of 2012 measure

Unalaska tests disaster readiness with drill

April 5th 11:36 pm

'Pseudonami' response involves hundreds of residents, including the entire school district

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